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Dutch oven

noun

Simple Definition of Dutch oven

  • : a large covered pot

Full Definition of Dutch oven

  1. 1 :  a metal shield for roasting before an open fire

  2. 2 :  a brick oven in which cooking is done by the preheated walls

  3. 3 a :  a cast-iron kettle with a tight cover that is used for baking in an open fire b :  a heavy pot with a tight-fitting domed cover

1769

First Known Use of dutch oven

1769


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